Lake Accotink Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Daily 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

7500 Accotink Park Road
Springfield, VA 22150

Christopher Goldbecker,
Lakefront Parks Manager

Lake Accotink Jobs

Lake Accotink is a Fairfax County Government organization. Employees at these parks are employed by Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA) and are held to the highest standard of performance. The FCPA was awarded the 2010 National Gold Medal Award  for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management from the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration

Lake Accotink has many positions for positive, energetic, motivated and friendly people. All appointee's must successfully complete the background investigation prior to employment.

To apply for open seasonal positions, please complete the online application or call 703-569-0285 for more information.

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Seasonal Position Descriptions

Lake Accotink Park Seasonal Manager On Duty (MOD)

Now Accepting Applications for 2017!

Under direction of full time managers, assists in supervising operation of a large multifaceted park.

  • Acts as supervisor during given shifts while performing duties related to the daily operation of the various facilities within the park. Reports problems or takes necessary action. Completes opening and/or closing procedures of park facilities, operates equipment such as park truck, boats with motors, trail vehicles and personal computer.
  • With full time management staff, trains seasonal employees as needed to ensure they complete their assigned work. Directs work of subordinate employees and completes their tasks in their absence. Schedules employees, orders supplies, conducts inventory of for-sale items. Inspects for safety violations.
  • Performs cash control duties such as operating point of sale, counts safe money, and changes funds. Prepares deposits and delivers money to bank. Records daily entries in log books.
  • Assists full time managers with development and implementation of special events/programs.
  • Interacts directly with park visitors to inform them of fees, schedules, park rules and regulations.
  • Renders first aid; seeks emergency services as needed.
  • Completes other related duties as assigned.

Lake Accotink Marina Team Member

Positions are filled for 2017Now Accepting Applications for 2017!

The lake is our most beautiful attribute here at the park. Daily peddle boat and canoe rentals are available. Boat house staff coordinate all marina activity. Staff will receive training in CPR & Basic Water Safety.
Duties include:

  • Distribute life jackets to all patrons
  • Ensure compliance with marina rules
  • Safely operate our antique carousel
  • Distribute mini golf supplies and monitor course
  • Inspect boats and safety equipment
  • Monitor lake activity for customer safety
  • Provide emergency rescue care if needed
  • Provide emergency rescue care if needed
  • Perform guided tours on lake

Lake Accotink Marina Supervisor

Positions are filled for 2017 Now Accepting Applications for 2017!

Acts as facility supervisor on a given shift. Directs work of subordinate employees and completes their tasks in their absence. One to two years of marina operations experience is recommended.
Duties include:

  • Assists in the operation of the marina & carousel
  • Ensures an efficient and safe operation
  • Observes facility to correct obvious problems
  • Completes data tracking requirements and information logbooks
  • Operates equipment such as motorboats, amusement ride, and trail vehicle
  • Communicates with Park Management staff on the operation of facility
  • Interacts with park visitors and provides services and information
  • Renders first aid, seeks emergency services as needed

Lake Accotink is an equal opportunity employer. For more information, call 703-569-0285